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Downloads+Research

I.  Articles and Research

Here are a few articles/research that I find interesting.  Please respect the rights of the original authors:

1. “Volatility and Structure: Building Blocks of Classical Chart Pattern Analysis” article by Dan Chesler from the MTA Journal, Winter 2000

2. “Best Dressed Charts 2011” from Peter Brandt

3 “A Century of Trend Following” from AQR Captial, Fall 2012

4. “Donchain’s 20 Guides to Trading Commodities” by Richard Donchian in Commodities Magazine, October 1978

5. “The Original Turtle Trading Rules” by (I believe) Curtis Faith from originalturtles.org

6. “Counter-Trend Trading” from 361 Capital, April 2012

7. “Trading False Moves with the Hikkake pattern” article by Dan Chesler from Active Trader Magazine April 2004

8. “Money Management” article by Guy Bower from the Aug-Sep 2002 edition of YourTradingEdge magazine

9. Some good Excel backtesting resources and video links at:  http://www.tradinformed.com/

10. “Crockford’s Club: How a Fishmonger Built a Gambling Hall and Bankrupted the British Aristocracy” article from Smithsonian.com

  • Link to article: HERE

11. “Twelve Cognitive Biases that Prevent You from Being Rational” from Farnamstreetblog.com

12. “A Beginner’s Guide to Backgammon” from http://www.royalautomobileclub.co.uk

II. Set-ups, Trade Plans

Content generated by me – feel free to download for personal use, give me comments, or ask any questions.

Trade Plan Template – this is the simple one page template that I use when creating the trade plan for a strategy.   Trading Plan- public template

1. [coming soon]

2. [coming soon]

III. Record Keeping

These are trade diaries, journals, and other record keeping templates that I created.  Feel free to download for personal use, give me comments, or ask any questions.

1. Daily/Weekly trade log (fits 6 trades per day for 5 days = 30 trades per week, plus weekly summary)

2. Trade summary (fits 2 trades; I don’t use this format anymore but you might find it interesting)

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